• By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 18, 2019

    MANKIND

    I have discovered a kooky old drawing studio in east chinatown that has tons of life drawing classes. It's a relic of a bygone era....

    White, Sketch, Drawing, Painting, Pastel, Oil
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 17, 2019

    ANOTHER UNENDING LIFE DRAWING

    This is a second drawing I did at the Seafarers International Union. This model knew how to pose.

    Drawing
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 16, 2019

    CONCRETE JUNGLE

    My drawing of the concrete jungle.

    Drawing
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 15, 2019

    BLACK GLASSES

    I did this illustration at the The National Arts Club in NYC during a life drawing class. I began to notice the other artists were...

    Sketch, Art, Illustration, Artist, Drawing
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 14, 2019

    PLASTIC CATCH

    More than 5 trillion pieces of plastic are already floating in our oceans. About 8 million metric tons of plastic are thrown into the...

  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 13, 2019

    DUDE INSTEAD OF A LADY

    I know all of the life drawing class sketches I've been posting are of female models. Occasionally there is a dude modeling at these...

    Sketch, Event, Drawing
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 11, 2019

    TATTOOMAN

    In a recent life drawing class, there was a Hells Angles looking guy who had arms like small telephone poles. He was in my line of...

    Works, Sketch, Drawing, Display
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 9, 2019

    FACE TIME

    There is something called The Sketchbook Project. It's basically a library that holds thousands of PEOPLE's completed sketchbooks....

    Works, Art, Artist, Drawing
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 8, 2019

    MERCHANT MARINE

    I did this sketch at a life drawing class at the Seafarers International Union in Manhattan. These artists will hold these events in...

    Sketch, Event, Drawing, Artist
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 8, 2019

    DAILY DAIRY CLOWN SHOW

    21 million dairy calves are slaughtered for veal or cheap beef every year globally. A good reason to become vegan.

  • By Tommy Kane   -   Jan 5, 2019

    LIFE DRAWING BUSHWICK

    Life drawing at the Drink N Draw in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The place is a madhouse. Well over a hundred artists, shoulder to shoulder,...

    Drawing, Artist
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Dec 21, 2018

    CAT FOOD

    32 million tons of fish caught from the world's oceans each year is ground up for animal feed.

  • By Tommy Kane   -   Dec 20, 2018

    DUDES ON DISPLAY

    Now when I go to these life drawing classes, people have started to ask to look through my sketchbooks. Then they get passed from one...

    Drawing, Display, Artist
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Dec 19, 2018

    LIVE MODEL CLASSES

    Friday night, life drawing class in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Every time I go, it's pissing down rain. I get soaked just trying to draw...

    Drawing
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Dec 18, 2018

    OCEAN FACT

    Around 100 billion marine animals are killed for food each year in the U.S. alone.

  • By Tommy Kane   -   Dec 14, 2018

    CREATIVE PLATFORM

    Here is an example of how I operate. This model I drew laying down on a couch at a life drawing class. I didn't have enough time to...

    Sketch, Drawing, Board
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Dec 13, 2018

    SK

    People are very serious at these live model sketching sessions. I'm also surprised to see so many beret and goatee types there too....

    Sketch
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Dec 11, 2018

    COW COUNTRY

    The World Resources Institue says if cows were a country they'd be the third largest greenhouse gas emitter on the planet, after China...

  • By Tommy Kane   -   Dec 10, 2018

    LIFE DRAWING BUSHWICK

    I went to a life drawing class in Bushwick, Brooklyn. There had to be 200 people jammed into every square inch of the space. There...

    Drawing, Ceramic, Artist
  • By Tommy Kane   -   Dec 9, 2018

    PARKA BLOG REVIEWS MY BOOK

    Parka Blog reviewed my new book.

    Blog